http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142405274870372780457601789180618685... WSJ Opinion Journal -
In my 1985 sci-fi novel 'Ender's Game,' a couple kids used something like the Internet to pass for experts and influence public opinion. It didn't take long for reality to catch up.
As much as we may be concerned about the impact of the internet on our culture, I think most of us would agree-
I don't want to go back to pre-Google research, pre-Amazon shopping, pre-blog newsmedia, or the loneliness of villages limited by geography.